On the Road

Our guide to the Whiskey Country of Kentucky and Tennessee

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The still house at Maker's Mark Distillery in Loretto, Ky.

Credit: Wayne Curtis

Whiskey fans can see America's distilleries in action by exploring the country roads of Tennessee and Kentucky.

First, stop by the famous Jack Daniel's Distillery in Lynchburg, Tenn.

Where to Stay

Lynchburg Bed and Breakfast 931-759-7158

Mulberry House Bed and Breakfast 931-433-8461

Bottle Hollow Lodge Bed and Breakfast 931-695-5253

Where to Eat

Lynchburg Bar-B-Que Caboose 931-759-5180

Countryside Restaurant 931-759-4430

Lynchburg Saloon 931-759-5544

In historic Frankfort, Ky., visit the Buffalo Trace Distillery (502-696-5926) and nearby Maker's Mark Distillery, in Loretto, Ky., 270-865-2099. For more tourism information, see www.visitfrankfort.com

Where to Stay

Capitol Manor House 502-227-4297

Meek House 502-227-2566

Bluegrass Inn 502-695-1800

Meeting House Bed and Breakfast 502-226-3226

Where to Eat

Jim's Seafood 502-223-7448

Nema's Grille 502-227-3456

Serafini 502-875-5599

Other must-see stops on the road:

Woodford Reserve Distillery/Labrot & Graham Distillery, Versailles, Ky. 859-879-1812

Wild Turkey Distillery in Lawrenceburg, Ky. 502-839-4544

Four Roses Distillery in Bardstown, Ky. 502-839-3436 Visit www.bardstowntourism.com